• Short Summary

    West Germany and Zaire have signed and aid agreement worth 5.3 million Zaires (GBP4.24 million).

    The?

  • Description

    West Germany and Zaire have signed and aid agreement worth 5.3 million Zaires (GBP4.24 million).

    The agreement was signed during the course of a visit to Zaire by Dr. Erhard Eppler West Germany's roving ambassador to Africa.

    Dr. Eppler held a aeries of meetings with Zairian officials including Head-of-State General Mobutu.

    According to a joint communique issue at the conclusion of Dr. Eppler's visit, the talks were 'amicable and fruitful'
    The West German aid will be specifically used for improving Zaire's main roads including aid for the centre for Road Construction Training in Kinshasa; aid is also being given to the Agricultural Training Institute at Musheweshwe.

    Dr. Eppler assured the National Executive Council that his country would place at Zaire's disposal a number of important financial studies, his government world also bring to the attention of West German industrialists the advantages of investing in Zaire.

    In order to maintain and expand West german-Zaire cooperation a joint commission was established that would be meeting once a year alternately in West Germany and Zaire.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA69Q7K4JQ83WIDAI4WPE3MLH8E
    Media URN:
    VLVA69Q7K4JQ83WIDAI4WPE3MLH8E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment